The table below looks at the statistics for the SQL DBA role in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SQL DBA in their job title over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SQL Database Administrator
Rank 61 67 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a SQL DBA 2 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.33% 0.46% 2.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.48% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 14
Average salary £25,000 £43,500 £35,805
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.52% +21.49%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
SQL DBA
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
567 626 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 94.03% 96.31% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 471 548 560
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

SQL DBA
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA in the job title across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

SQL DBA Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

SQL DBA
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SQL DBA across the Merseyside region.

SQL DBA Salary Trend in Merseyside

SQL DBA
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SQL DBA within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 2 £25,000 - 1
SQL DBA
North West

SQL DBA
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 7 (87.50%) Replication
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) MS Access
5 1 (12.50%) CRM
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005

SQL DBA
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside region that cited SQL DBA in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with SQL DBA in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) SQL
1 8 (100.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft